HOUSTON — Luke Anders homered and drove in four runs and Brooks Raley scattered five hits over six innings to lead Texas A&M to a 9-2 victory over UC Irvine in the Houston College Classic at Minute Maid Park on Friday.
With the scored tied 1-1, Dylan Petrich led off the sixth inning with a single to shortstop. Anders came up next and drove in two runs with a homer to left. Seven players scored as the Aggies (6-1) batted around in the inning.
Anders wound up with two more RBIs with a single through the right side.
Raley (2-0) struck out two batters. Kyle Thebeau pitched three innings and gave up one hit to earn the save. Daniel Bibona (1-1) gave up five runs in 5 1-3 innings. Sean Madigan and Casey Stevenson drove in one run a piece for the Anteaters.
-- The Associated Press